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Sven Pride
Sven Pride
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 15, 2011
Last Seen
Sept. 16
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Hello Ruby Tuesday...

 

I'm from the States but have lived in various countries overseas for half of the last 16 years.

I've had the honor of representing the US (as a junior), Bermuda and Costa Rica in international tournaments

When in the States, I live in the DC area and play the WBL Unit game

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Intra-zonal qualifier in Guadeloupe, World Mind Games Beijing
Regular Bridge Partners
David Genne, Jim Geist, Alan Douglas, Steve Allen, Alan Kleist (a while ago)
Member of Bridge Club(s)
WBL, Bermuda Bridge Club, NVBA, Tico Club
Favorite Conventions
Usually play a strong club, but also enjoyed playing Beta, a frc pass sytem with Craig Ganzer a while ago
BBO Username
spride
ACBL Ranking
Ruby Life Master
Sorry, this user has no cards yet.
The Fallacy of Restricted Choice
It's Monty Hall all over again :) Always switch! You'll be right 2/3 of the time.
Sven Pride's bidding problem: AKxx J Qxxx Jxxx
We had no agreement in this scenario, but we will be getting some. ;) It occured to me now similar this is to defending against multi except that it can be stronger and you know more about pd's hand. Having similar defenses to both makes sense
Is this a weak two in 1st/2nd seat in your preferred style
First and second seat are two largely different positions for preempts
Mason Barge's bidding problem: AQJ85 9 T82 A754
Kinda got real lucky here
Seven Heaven
4D would have been better :)
The Deadly 3C Opening Preempt
Or just duck in both hands
LO Wins Roth Swiss
Congrats!
ATB - missed grand
1430, kickback, lots of solutions to this problem
Michal Czerwonko's bidding problem: KQJ63 754 AJ AKT
Pd has to have values somewhere.
Protection after a weak 1NT
(Clearcut)
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